Sunday January 18, 2015
"The screening of the film is likely to evoke strong emotional reactions leading to public display of conflicting emotions. The government cannot allow the chain of actions and reactions to pose a threat to peace and social harmony of the state," a p...
India | Written by Anand Kumar Patel | Saturday January 17, 2015
The Punjab government today decided to ban with immediate effect the screening of the controversial film "MSG: The Messenger of God" in view of reports of tension in several parts of the state and outside over trailers of the movie which stars Gurmee...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 18, 2015
As nine more members of the Censor Board resigned protesting against alleged interference by the government, Information and Broadcasting (I&B) Minister Arun Jaitley today firmly rejected the charges, saying the "NDA government maintains an arm's len...
India | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel | Friday January 16, 2015
Gurmeet Ram Rahim is the 47-year-old leader of the Dera Dera Sacha Sauda organisation in Haryana, which describes itself as a social welfare and spiritual organisation with millions of followers in India and abroad.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Puja Talwar, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Friday January 16, 2015
Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, 47, arrived on a Harley Davidson motorbike at the Gurgaon venue where his controversial film MSG, 'The Messenger of God' was to premiere this evening and announced that it would not be screened after all.
Cheat Sheet | Agencies | Friday January 16, 2015
MSG: The Messenger of God is a Punjabi film that features self-styled spiritual leader Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel; Edited by Mala Das | Friday January 16, 2015
Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, the chief of the Dera Sacha Sauda, a sect in Haryana, today addressed the media amid protests in cities in north India, including Delhi, against the go-ahead given for the release of controversial film "MSG, The Messenger of ...
India | Edited by Mala Das | Friday January 16, 2015
Amid a massive row, Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, the chief of the religious sect Dera Sacha Sauda in Haryana, will address the press this afternoon, before a controversial film that he stars in is screened in Gurgaon, adjacent to Delhi.
India | Written by Anand Kumar Patel | Monday December 22, 2014
The controversial leader of the Dera Sacha Sauda sect, Gurmeet Singh Ram Rahim, has starred in a film that some Sikh bodies say should be banned as it could cause trouble in Punjab.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday November 26, 2012
Curfew was relaxed in Haryana's Sirsa town on Monday by the district administration to enable residents buy essential commodities.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 25, 2012
Curfew continued to remain in force on Sunday in Haryana's Sirsa, with paramilitary forces conducting flag marches in the town, where clash between followers of Dera Sacha Sauda and a group of Sikhs left 12 persons injured.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 29, 2012
Though the Akali Dal and the Congress are both claiming to form the next government in Punjab this time, the key to electoral victory in the state lies in the hands of Bahujan Samaj Party and BJP on the one hand and the tilt of Dera Sacha Sauda follo...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 5, 2011
The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Tuesday issued notices to Haryana Home Secretary, DGP and Panchkula SP on a man's petition seeking release of his wife from the "clutches" of Dera Sacha Sauda chief whom he accused of holding her in captivity and ...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 28, 2010
Protesting the filing of a murder case against the Dera Sacha Sauda chief by the CBI, sect supporters went on a rampage on Saturday.